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Are you a Goal Setting Expert?

Failure is merely an opportunity to more intelligently begin again. ~ Henry Ford

Jump straight to the  - Are You a Goal Setting Expert Quiz.

The great question of goal setting

Have you decided on your legacy?

One of the most important questions in goal setting is this: What do I really want to do with my life? If you could do or be or have anything at all in life, what would it be? You should return to this question over and over again in the months and years ahead.” ~ Brian Tracy - Brian Tracy has consulted for more than 1,000 companies and addressed more than 4,000,000 people.

Do you know where you are going in life?

Strategy without action is hallucination! ~ Mike Roach

Are you creating the life you want and dream of?

Truth is, everyone is in the process of creating—and leaving—a legacy. The question is not ‘Will you leave a legacy?’ but ‘What kind of legacy will you leave?’ ~ Michael Hyatt & Daniel Harkavy - New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestselling author who has lived by the plan in Living Forward.

Do you have a plan?

The quiz

This quiz asks goal setting questions related to the Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change and the 4 elements of the Motivation Equation.

The Nobel Prize winning motivation equation, by Piers Steel

  • Expectancy
  • Value
  • Impulsiveness
  • Delay

Your results will explain your “goal setting expertise” score and offer some goal setting ideas that you may like to try and hopefully help you improve on what you are already doing. At the very least, it may highlight where you have room for improvement and make you think about something new that could help you.

There will also be a link to a document with an abbreviated version of Brian Tracy’s 21 Goal Setting Question to ask yourself when thinking about what you want in life.

ADVICE: This is a 30 question quiz. It asks goal setting questions based on the Motivation Equation. For some people, the questions can be quite uncomfortable to think about and answer truthfully. 

Are you successful at reaching your goals?

Are you interested in goal setting?

Do you like setting up and using plans and systems?

Do you consider yourself experienced in goal setting?

Do you get at least one useful thing done every day?

Do you review your goals often?

Do you write your goals down in detail?

Do you plan for challenges that may appear along the path to reaching a goals?

Do you use the science based WOOP system for future planning your goals?

Do you visualise your goals or anything to do with your goals in any way?

Is your main goal something you can attain quickly?

Do you have your goals written down?

Do you have dates attached to your goals?

Are your goals mostly extrinsic or reward based goals like a car, house, jewellery, promotions and accolades?

Do you think it will take a long time to reach your goals?

Do you plan your day based on reaching your goals?

Do you consider your goals very difficult to reach?

Do you have a statistical record you can view to gauge your progress?

Do you commit to being accountable to someone who you update on a regular basis?

Do you always keep commitments and promises you make with yourself?

Do you think improving in this area of your life is worth the benefit?

Are you highly motivated to reach your most important goal right now?

Are you always highly motivated in the day?

Do you have systems for ensuring your processes and procedures are followed diligently?

Do you think you need help with goal setting?

Bill Gates states - "Everyone needs a coach" - Do you agree with him?

Are your goals intrinsic, like living with a sense of wellbeing, health, honesty, confidence, vitality, energy or happiness?

Do you know who else in your life would benefit if you did reach your goals?

Do you use an app or software dedicated to goal setting?

Do you know you can do it and want to do it?